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District of Columbia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
District of Columbia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2021

718.8 723.2 726.6 731.8 731.1 739.8 756.2 744.4 752.8 763.7 764.7 764.2 743.1

2022

754.0 757.8 759.6 766.1 761.5 764.0 779.4 (p)763.5          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2021

14.5 14.9 15.0 14.9 14.8 15.0 15.3 15.1 15.0 15.3 15.4 15.3 15.0

2022

15.0 14.9 15.0 15.3 15.3 15.6 15.6 (p)15.4          

Manufacturing

2021

1.0 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.1

2022

1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 (p)1.1          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2021

28.2 28.3 28.4 28.5 28.7 29.1 29.2 29.1 29.3 30.0 31.0 31.0 29.2

2022

30.0 30.8 30.1 30.1 29.6 30.3 30.5 (p)30.7          

Information

2021

19.4 19.3 19.2 19.4 19.5 19.7 19.7 19.8 19.7 19.9 19.8 19.7 19.6

2022

19.5 19.6 19.6 19.5 19.3 19.4 19.5 (p)19.7          

Financial Activities

2021

28.1 28.1 28.2 28.1 28.1 28.3 28.4 28.4 28.2 28.4 27.7 27.5 28.1

2022

27.2 27.5 27.3 27.3 27.2 27.1 27.0 (p)26.9          

Professional & Business Services

2021

162.6 162.8 163.7 164.2 164.8 166.4 168.3 167.0 167.6 172.8 173.5 173.2 167.2

2022

171.3 172.3 173.0 174.4 172.3 174.1 176.5 (p)175.6          

Educational & Health Services

2021

121.3 123.2 122.8 122.0 117.1 116.7 116.1 116.9 120.5 123.2 122.1 121.8 120.3

2022

119.5 122.2 122.7 123.7 122.5 120.2 120.1 (p)120.4          

Leisure & Hospitality

2021

33.1 35.7 37.9 42.8 45.7 50.5 54.1 55.8 58.8 60.6 61.8 62.0 49.9

2022

59.8 58.9 60.9 65.0 66.0 67.2 69.4 (p)68.6          

Other Services

2021

70.8 70.7 70.8 71.3 71.3 71.8 71.7 71.2 71.2 71.0 71.0 71.3 71.2

2022

71.2 71.5 71.6 72.4 72.8 73.9 74.4 (p)73.9          

Government

2021

239.8 239.2 239.5 239.5 240.0 241.2 252.3 240.0 241.4 241.4 241.3 241.2 241.4

2022

239.4 239.0 238.3 237.3 235.4 235.1 245.3 (p)231.2          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

District of Columbia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2021

372,598 377,008 377,021 375,753 377,895 385,643 392,284 383,310 383,024 384,506 387,907 383,122 381,673

2022

382,062 386,239 386,783 382,763 381,350 384,260 390,465 380,643 (p)376,507        

Employment

2021

350,103 352,271 352,213 351,509 352,767 354,522 362,509 355,195 357,973 360,687 365,765 363,416 356,578

2022

357,742 364,600 364,868 365,184 362,850 363,440 369,522 360,478 (p)359,348        

Unemployment

2021

22,495 24,737 24,808 24,244 25,128 31,121 29,775 28,115 25,051 23,819 22,142 19,706 25,095

2022

24,320 21,639 21,915 17,579 18,500 20,820 20,943 20,165 (p)17,159        

Unemployment Rate

2021

6.0 6.6 6.6 6.5 6.6 8.1 7.6 7.3 6.5 6.2 5.7 5.1 6.6

2022

6.4 5.6 5.7 4.6 4.9 5.4 5.4 5.3 (p)4.6        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary